Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 422 451
Rank change year-on-year +101 +29 +58
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 208 122 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.74% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.43% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 106 93 117
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,950 £27,800
90th Percentile £92,500 £84,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,250
% change year-on-year - +5.99% +8.50%

Data Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 25,502 28,099 30,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.06% 89.94% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20,844 23,143 24,944
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the South East

Data Security
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security in the South East.

Salary trend for Data Security in the South East

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the South East over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the South East

Data Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +100 146 £52,500 -16.00% 5
Berkshire +105 125 £52,500 -34.38% 4
Surrey +29 20 £61,500 +29.47% 2
West Sussex -15 18 £62,500 +47.06% 1
Oxfordshire +27 12 £65,000 -
Hampshire +4 12 £35,000 -40.68% 1
Kent +26 9 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £42,500 -32.00% 1
East Sussex -4 3 £49,995 -3.86% 1
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 109 (52.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (51.44%) Data Modelling
3 106 (50.96%) Degree
4 100 (48.08%) SAP
5 93 (44.71%) Analytics
6 91 (43.75%) Data Science
7 90 (43.27%) Data Engineering
8 80 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 77 (37.02%) SQL
10 74 (35.58%) Microsoft
11 67 (32.21%) Finance
12 61 (29.33%) Big Data
13 56 (26.92%) Data Management
13 56 (26.92%) ETL
14 55 (26.44%) Business Intelligence
14 55 (26.44%) Telecoms
15 54 (25.96%) Kafka
16 53 (25.48%) Data Integration
17 52 (25.00%) Scrum
17 52 (25.00%) SAP BW
18 49 (23.56%) Enterprise Architecture
18 49 (23.56%) FMCG
19 47 (22.60%) Python
20 46 (22.12%) Mathematics
20 46 (22.12%) Power BI
21 45 (21.63%) Visualisation
21 45 (21.63%) Retail
22 44 (21.15%) Data Visualisation
23 43 (20.67%) Algorithms
24 42 (20.19%) Apache Spark

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (20.19%) Apache Spark
2 41 (19.71%) Apache
2 41 (19.71%) SAS
3 16 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (5.77%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.48%) Site Server
Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 109 (52.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.37%) IaaS
3 7 (3.37%) PaaS
4 4 (1.92%) Office 365
5 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.69%) Network Security
2 9 (4.33%) Firewall
3 8 (3.85%) DNS
4 4 (1.92%) Broadband
5 3 (1.44%) Internet
5 3 (1.44%) SAN
6 2 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.96%) HTTP
6 2 (0.96%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.96%) Intranet
6 2 (0.96%) SMTP
6 2 (0.96%) VLAN
6 2 (0.96%) VPN
7 1 (0.48%) DHCP
7 1 (0.48%) FTP
7 1 (0.48%) LAN
7 1 (0.48%) PBX
7 1 (0.48%) SMS
7 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (29.33%) Big Data
2 52 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 46 (22.12%) Power BI
4 42 (20.19%) Hadoop
5 41 (19.71%) Apache Hive
5 41 (19.71%) SAP HANA
5 41 (19.71%) Text Mining
6 21 (10.10%) SQL Server
7 16 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 12 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database
10 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.92%) MySQL
13 4 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.92%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.73%) Eclipse
1 14 (6.73%) IntelliJ
2 12 (5.77%) JUnit
3 5 (2.40%) Ant
3 5 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.40%) MSBuild
3 5 (2.40%) NUnit
4 4 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.92%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.92%) Selenium
4 4 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.44%) ERwin
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 67 (32.21%) Finance
2 55 (26.44%) Telecoms
3 45 (21.63%) Retail
4 8 (3.85%) Legal
5 5 (2.40%) Games
6 4 (1.92%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (23.56%) Data Engineer
2 41 (19.71%) Data Scientist
3 30 (14.42%) Analyst
4 26 (12.50%) Senior Data Scientist
5 24 (11.54%) Senior Data Engineer
6 23 (11.06%) Developer
7 15 (7.21%) Java Developer
8 14 (6.73%) Architect
9 12 (5.77%) Security Analyst
10 10 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (4.33%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (4.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.33%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (3.85%) IT Analyst
12 8 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
13 7 (3.37%) Business Analyst
13 7 (3.37%) Technical Analyst
14 6 (2.88%) Security Architect
14 6 (2.88%) SQL DBA
14 6 (2.88%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (25.96%) Kafka
2 41 (19.71%) D3.js
2 41 (19.71%) ggplot
3 14 (6.73%) Spring
3 14 (6.73%) Web Services
4 12 (5.77%) AngularJS
4 12 (5.77%) Guice
4 12 (5.77%) JAX-RS
4 12 (5.77%) RESTful
4 12 (5.77%) Spring MVC
5 11 (5.29%) .NET
6 5 (2.40%) LAMP
7 4 (1.92%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.44%) CSS
8 3 (1.44%) SOAP
8 3 (1.44%) XML
9 2 (0.96%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.96%) HTML
9 2 (0.96%) REST
10 1 (0.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (23.56%) FMCG
2 43 (20.67%) Algorithms
3 41 (19.71%) Social Network
4 23 (11.06%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.81%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.88%) Replication
8 5 (2.40%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.40%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.92%) Fintech
10 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.96%) Life Science
11 2 (0.96%) LIMS
11 2 (0.96%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.48%) CESG
12 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.25%) Linux
2 10 (4.81%) Windows
3 4 (1.92%) Unix
4 3 (1.44%) CentOS
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (51.44%) Data Modelling
2 93 (44.71%) Analytics
3 91 (43.75%) Data Science
4 90 (43.27%) Data Engineering
5 80 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (26.92%) Data Management
6 56 (26.92%) ETL
7 55 (26.44%) Business Intelligence
8 53 (25.48%) Data Integration
9 52 (25.00%) Scrum
10 49 (23.56%) Enterprise Architecture
11 46 (22.12%) Mathematics
12 45 (21.63%) Visualisation
13 44 (21.15%) Data Visualisation
14 42 (20.19%) Statistics
15 41 (19.71%) Artificial Intelligence
15 41 (19.71%) Data-Driven Decision Making
15 41 (19.71%) Decision-Making
15 41 (19.71%) Econometrics
15 41 (19.71%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 77 (37.02%) SQL
2 47 (22.60%) Python
3 41 (19.71%) R
4 25 (12.02%) Java
5 13 (6.25%) Java 8
6 7 (3.37%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.40%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.40%) C
8 5 (2.40%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.92%) C#
9 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.96%) Scala
11 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.48%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.48%) VB
11 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 106 (50.96%) Degree
2 21 (10.10%) CISSP
3 15 (7.21%) CISM
4 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.37%) CISA
6 6 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.88%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.40%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.92%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.92%) MCSA
8 4 (1.92%) MCSE
9 3 (1.44%) CISMP
9 3 (1.44%) SANS
9 3 (1.44%) SSCP
10 2 (0.96%) CCIE
10 2 (0.96%) CCNA
10 2 (0.96%) CEH
10 2 (0.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (19.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (9.13%) GDPR
3 18 (8.65%) SLA
4 14 (6.73%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.44%) COBIT
5 3 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.44%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.44%) QA
5 3 (1.44%) RMADS
6 2 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.88%) Docker
3 5 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.48%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 41 (19.71%) Hadoop YARN
2 12 (5.77%) Kibana
3 2 (0.96%) CSIRT
3 2 (0.96%) QRadar
3 2 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.48%) SCOM
4 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 100 (48.08%) SAP
2 74 (35.58%) Microsoft
3 42 (20.19%) Tableau
4 15 (7.21%) Oracle
5 10 (4.81%) VMware
6 6 (2.88%) Cisco
7 4 (1.92%) Palo Alto
7 4 (1.92%) Sage
8 2 (0.96%) Apple
8 2 (0.96%) Birst
8 2 (0.96%) F5
8 2 (0.96%) Google
8 2 (0.96%) Juniper
8 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.96%) Splunk
9 1 (0.48%) Citrix
9 1 (0.48%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.48%) Lotus
9 1 (0.48%) Proofpoint
9 1 (0.48%) Veeam